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Ladies Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Rattery, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.4322 / 50°25'55"N

Longitude: -3.7889 / 3°47'20"W

OS Eastings: 273041

OS Northings: 60673

OS Grid: SX730606

Mapcode National: GBR QF.VBC5

Mapcode Global: FRA 27YX.9QB

Entry Name: Ladies Bridge

Listing Date: 27 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1325440

English Heritage Legacy ID: 99310

Location: Rattery, South Hams, Devon, TQ10

County: Devon

District: South Hams

Civil Parish: Rattery

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Rattery The Blessed Virgin Mary

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

RATTERY -
SX 76 SW

6/38 Ladies Bridge
-
- II

Railway bridge over drive to Lyon Abbey qv (formerly Marley House). Late C19,
probably built after the conversion from broad gauge was completed in 1893.
This section of the South Devon Railway from Totnes to Laira, near Plymouth,
was opened in 1848 as broad gauge. Granite ashlar, with elliptical skew arch,
chamfered on one side of arch. Low parapets with cornice breaking forward over
the end pilasters in the abutments. Internally the arch is lined in white
engineering brick. Ref - David St John Thomas. A Regional History of the Railways
of Great Britain, The West Country, pp 66 to 86.


Listing NGR: SX7304160673

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